“This is a good thing” – population growth drops to its lowest rate since WW1

Congratulations to active Victoria SPA member Jennie Epstein for her published letter in The Age today


This is a good thing
We should be celebrating our near-zero population growth rather than disparaging it (“Population growth drops to lowest rate since WWI”, The Age, 18/6).

The sooner we can stabilise our population, the greater the chance of a sustainable future. Not only does it provide a window of opportunity for our environment to recover, but our economy is doing well, and employment levels and wages are finally increasing.
Jennie Epstein, Little River

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